SEASON: 2016-17

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Next Season: 2017-18
Football League Championship (Tier 2)

Phillipe Montanier, Gary Brazil (2), Mark Warburton

FA Cup:
3rd Round (Wigan Athletic (A) 0-2)

League Cup:
3rd Round (Arsenal (H) 0-4)

Player Of The Year:
Eric Lichaj
Top Goalscorer:
Britt Assombalonga (14 goal)

Competitive Games:

Competitive Goals:

Goals per game:

League Games:

League Points:
51 out of 138 (3 points per win)

Points Percentage:

When goals were scored and conceded
First HalfSecond Half
Time:0-10 mins10-20 mins20-30 mins30-40 mins40-45 mins45-50 mins50-60 mins60-70 mins70-80 mins80-90 mins
Num goals scored43574578617
Num goals conceded12312

Goals scored, conceded and win and loss margins
Goal count:1 goal2 goals3 goals4 goals5+ goals
Scored14 times12 times5 times2 times1 time
Conceded16 times17 times7 times1 time1 time
Won By8 times5 times3 times
Lost By15 times6 times2 times2 times

Highest League Attendance:
28,249 (League - Ipswich Town)

Lowest League Attendance:
15,770 (League - Rotherham United)

Average League Attendance:

Highest Cup Attendance:
28,567 (League Cup - Arsenal)

Lowest Cup Attendance:
28,567 (League Cup - Arsenal)

Clean Sheets:

Red cards:

Yellow cards:


Pos Club P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F AGD Pts Result Home Away
1Newcastle United4629710854015354923144536174594Promoted to Premier League2-11-3
2Brighton & Hove Albion462899744017334614116628263493Promoted to Premier League--
4Sheffield Wednesday4624913604515263622977242315811-21-2
5Huddersfield Town462561556581526342610492232-281Promoted via playoffs2-01-2
7Leeds United46229156147144532168510293114753-10-2
8Norwich City462010168569154455225612304716701-21-5
9Derby County46181315545011843320751121304672-20-3
11Preston North End46161416646311664026581024371621-11-1
12Cardiff City4617111860611148312667102935-1621-20-1
13Aston Villa4616141647481283332046131428-1622-12-2
15Wolverhampton Wanderers461610205458841125308692928-4580-20-1
16Ipswich Town4613161748588105302456121834-10553-02-0
17Bristol City461592260661148332645142740-6541-01-2
18Queens Park Rangers461582352669410303264132234-14531-10-2
19Birmingham City461314194564851025315992033-19533-10-0
20Burton Albion4613132049639410283049102133-14524-30-1
21Nottingham Forest461492362721247423025162042-1051--
22Blackburn Rovers461215195365887293047122435-1251Relegated to League One0-11-2
23Wigan Athletic4610122440575810192654142131-1742Relegated to League One4-30-0
24Rotherham United46583340985612233402211764-5823Relegated to League One2-02-2

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1Sat Aug 06, 2016Burton AlbionH4-3Win23,0123First competitive game against Burton
3Fri Aug 12, 2016Brighton and Hove AlbionA0-3Loss25,74810American Express Stadium
2Tue Aug 16, 2016BrentfordA0-1Loss10,00418Griffin Park
4Sat Aug 20, 2016Wigan AthleticH4-3Win17,75011
5Sat Aug 27, 2016Leeds UnitedH3-1Win20,9957
6Sun Sep 11, 2016Aston VillaA2-2Draw30,61910Villa Park
7Wed Sep 14, 2016Rotherham UnitedA2-2Draw10,24310New York Stadium
8Sat Sep 17, 2016Norwich CityH1-2Loss20,32313
9Sat Sep 24, 2016Sheffield WednesdayA1-2Loss27,35015Hillsborough
10Tue Sep 27, 2016FulhamH1-1Draw17,38815
11Sat Oct 01, 2016Bristol CityA1-2Loss18,92218Ashton Gate
12Fri Oct 14, 2016Birmingham CityH3-1Win19,20813
13Tue Oct 18, 2016Blackburn RoversA1-2Loss10,46216Ewood Park
14Sat Oct 22, 2016Cardiff CityH1-2Loss16,53919
15Sat Oct 29, 2016ReadingA0-2Loss17,09320Madejski Stadium
16Sat Nov 05, 2016Queens Park RangersH1-1Draw20,04320
17Sat Nov 19, 2016Ipswich TownA2-0Win15,41718Portman Road
18Fri Nov 25, 2016BarnsleyA5-2Win13,18016Oakwell
19Fri Dec 02, 2016Newcastle UnitedH2-1Win21,31713
20Sun Dec 11, 2016Derby CountyA0-3Loss32,60016iPro Stadium
21Wed Dec 14, 2016Preston North EndH1-1Draw15,86416
22Sat Dec 17, 2016Wolverhampton WanderersH0-2Loss19,03717
23Mon Dec 26, 2016Huddersfield TownA1-2Loss22,10018John Smith's Stadium
24Fri Dec 30, 2016Newcastle UnitedA1-3Loss52,22818St. James Park (Newcastle)
25Mon Jan 02, 2017BarnsleyH0-1Loss22,10520
26Sat Jan 14, 2017Birmingham CityA0-0Draw18,04120St. Andrews
27Sat Jan 21, 2017Bristol CityH1-0Win17,41819
28Wed Jan 25, 2017Leeds UnitedA0-2Loss24,83819Elland Road
29Tue Jan 31, 2017Rotherham UnitedH2-0Win15,77018
30Sat Feb 04, 2017Aston VillaH2-1Win19,86615
31Sat Feb 11, 2017Norwich CityA1-5Loss26,83117Carrow Road
32Tue Feb 14, 2017FulhamA2-3Loss15,36517Craven Cottage
33Sat Feb 18, 2017Sheffield WednesdayH1-2Loss20,16418
34Sat Feb 25, 2017Wigan AthleticA0-0Draw11,25418DW Stadium
35Sat Mar 04, 2017Brighton And Hove AlbionH3-0Win22,02018
36Tue Mar 07, 2017BrentfordH2-3Loss16,90318
37Sat Mar 11, 2017Burton AlbionA0-1Loss-19Pirelli StadiumFirst game at Burton
38Sat Mar 18, 2017Derby CountyH2-2Draw26,66520
39Sat Apr 01, 2017Preston North EndA1-1Draw12,45920Deepdale
40Tue Apr 04, 2017Wolverhampton WanderersA0-1Loss21,40820Molineux
41Sat Apr 08, 2017Huddersfield TownH2-0Win20,41119
42Fri Apr 14, 2017Blackburn RoversH0-1Loss26,27920
43Mon Apr 17, 2017Cardiff CityA0-1Loss16,41321Cardiff City Stadium
44Sat Apr 22, 2017ReadingH3-2Win-20
45Sat Apr 29, 2017Queens Park RangersA0-2Loss16,47421Loftus Road
46Sun May 07, 2017Ipswich TownH3-0Win28,24921Safe from relegation

FA Cup
Sat Jan 07, 2017Wigan Athletic3A0-2Loss5,163DW Stadium

League Cup
Tue Aug 09, 2016Doncaster Rovers1A2-1Win5,160Keepmoat Stadium
Tue Aug 23, 2016Millwall2A2-1Win4,009The Den
Tue Sep 20, 2016Arsenal3H0-4Loss28,567

Pre-Season Friendly
Tue Jul 12, 2016MillwallEnglandA2-1Win-The DenPhillipe Montanier's first game as manager
Fri Jul 15, 2016FC BragaPortugalA3-0Win-Estadio Da Nora
Tue Jul 19, 2016Port ValeEnglandA2-0Win-Vale Park
Sat Jul 30, 2016Hull CityEnglandH1-2Loss3,777

Sat Jul 23, 2016Notts CountyEnglandA2-1Win9,007Meadow LaneMike Edwards testimonial

Season Record (Competitive Games only)
Pos Num PlayerP W D L Goals Yellows Reds Went Off Came On Unused Sub Notes
GKTim ErlandssonOn loan to Barrow until January 13th; On loan to AFC Eskilstuna until the end of the season
GK1Dorus de Vries111Left to join Celtic on Aug 13
GK26Dimitar Evtimov13On loan to SC Olanense from August 30th until January 13th
GK30Stephen Henderson1581611115
GK38Vladimir Stojkovic21451217Joined from Maccabi Haifa at the end of August
GK43Jordan Smith15438113
GK48Jordan Wright
DAdam Crookes
D2Eric Lichaj4515822261122Player Of The Year
D3Daniel Pinillos16547142Released at the end of the season
D5Matt Mills3012414171233
D6Armand Traore134272434Joined from Wolfsburg on September 7th
D11Ben Osborn49159254642
D27Damien Perquis20857221413
D28Thomas Lam218492518810
D40Alex Iacovitti211111On loan to Mansfield from August 30th until January 13th
D42Joe Worrall216510117
D46Jordan Gabriel
MAaron Tshibola4221129Joined on loan from Aston Villa on Jan 26th until the end of the season
MBojan Jokic
MDeimantas Petravicius
MKelvin Wilson
MStephen McLaughlin
M4Michael Mancienne301151431446
M10Henri Lansbury197396912Sold to Aston Villa on January 20th
M13Danny Fox23651271415
M17Hildeberto Pereira256514293473Was on loan from Benfica from Jan 26th until the end of the season
M22Pajtim Kasami26651523564Was on loan from Olympiakos on Jan 26th until the end of the season
M24David Vaughan331061713367
M25Jack Hobbs10217314
M41Matty Cash301251344117
M44Ryan YatesOn loan to Barrow until January 13th; On loan to Shrewsbury Town from Jan 31st for rest of season
M48Anel Ahmedhodzic1118
M49Toby Edser3
FGerry McDonaghOn loan to Wrexham from August 30th until January 13th; On loan to Cambridge until the end of the season
FJoao Teixeira1Was on loan from Benfica from Jan 26th until the end of the season
F7Matt FryattLeft on last day of the season
F8Chris Cohen2283111363
F9Britt Assombalonga3311517141312Left prior to the 2017-18 season to join Middlesbrough
F12Nicolao Dumitru1129111037Was on loan from Napoli from Aug 30 until the end of the season
F14Lars Veldwijk321112Left to join KV Kortrijk on August 30th
F14Nicklas Bendtner17431021982Left to join Rosenberg on March 6th
F16Zach Clough144374452Signed from Bolton on January 31st
F18Muzzy Carayol21631219814Bought from Middlesbrough on Aug 30 2016
F19Jamie Ward19919251343On loan to Burton Albion from August 30th until January 20th
F20Lica7341257Joined from FC Porto on August 30th; Left to join Estoril on Jan 31st
F21Gboly AriyibiJoined on January 31st from Chesterfield on a three and half year contract
F21Jamie Paterson321111Sold to Bristol City on August 27
F23Dexter BlackstockReleased on August 30
F34Tyler WalkerOn loan to Stevenage from Aug 30th until Jan 13th; On loan to Port Vale from Jan 17th to end of season
F35Oliver Burke7524122Left to join Red Bull Leipzig on Aug 28th
F37Jorge Grant62133217On loan to Notts County from January 31st to end of season
F39Apostolos Vellios3087156541712
F45Ben Brereton186393653
F47James Thorne1111
F50Ross McCormack6151132Joined on loan from Aston Villa on January 31st


Competitive goals only
14Britt Assombalonga33
6Apostolos Vellios30
6Henri Lansbury19
4Ben Osborn49
4Oliver Burke7
4Zach Clough14
3Ben Brereton18
2Damien Perquis20
2Eric Lichaj45
2Hildeberto Pereira25
2Jamie Ward19
2Nicklas Bendtner17
2Pajtim Kasami26
2Thomas Lam21
1Chris Cohen22
1Daniel Pinillos16
1David Vaughan33
1Jamie Paterson3
1Lars Veldwijk3
1Matt Mills30
1Muzzy Carayol21
1Nicolao Dumitru11
1Ross McCormack6

Home and away victories for the season


Opponent Date H/A Score Date H/A Score
Ipswich TownSat Nov 19, 2016A2-0Sun May 07, 2017H3-0